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Welcome to Lion’s Roar Dharma Center

In the Tradition of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama

Lion’s Roar programs are designed to provide personally tailored teachings for the Western student within a international community. Buddhist teachings at Lion’s Roar are especially designed for people with daily work, school and family commitments. Whether you are interested in simple calm-abiding meditation or more advanced Buddhist teachings there is a class just for you. It’s okay to just drop in. No need to be a member or a buddhist to participate. Come as you are and show up!

Happy Holidays from Lion’s Roar

Read Lion’s Roar Holiday Message: 2016 in Review

We hope that 2016 has been just as memorable and inspiring for you, your Dharma practice and your loved ones. We look forward to continuing to grow with you in the years to come. We can’t adequately express our gratitude for your practice and support during the year, and of course your ongoing generosity is deeply appreciated.

Wishing you a Joyful and Blessed New Year!

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First Steps

If you’re new to meditation or to Lion’s Roar, you can get started here for basic information and instruction.

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Our monthly newsletters shares what’s going on in our community, offers insight into Buddhist events and includes teachings from Lama Jinpa.

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Upcoming Events

Please join us for an upcoming event soon. Members are there to welcome you and answer any questions you might have.



Lion’s Roar 2016 in Review

With the holiday season upon us, we find ourselves reflecting on this past year and those who have generously helped... Read More →

For The Sake of All Sentient Beings

By Andrew Smith (From October 9th, 2016 Sunday Morning Dharma Talk) What is the Mahayana path? To attain enlightenment for... Read More →

Geshe Sangye on Compassion!

Geshe Sangye speaks of Compassion – Thursday Right Livelihood session is all about Compassion! By Ellen Wolfe As some of... Read More →

This Week at Lion’s Roar

January 15, 2017 - January 21, 2017

Geshe Damchoe: Lama Chopa and Tsog Practice

January 20, 2017 at 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
At Lion’s Roar Dharma Center

Mindfulness Meditation for Everybody

January 21, 2017 at 9:00 am - 9:45 am
At Lion’s Roar Dharma Center

Geshe Damchoe: Guide to the Bodhisattva Way of Life

January 21, 2017 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am
At Lion’s Roar Dharma Center

Journey to Awaken Kirtan Experience

January 21, 2017 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
At Lion’s Roar Dharma Center

January 22, 2017 - January 28, 2017

Mindful Recovery

January 22, 2017 at 9:00 am - 10:30 am
At Lion’s Roar Dharma Center

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